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"Clicky Abram, with a smile of killing sweetness," Illustration to "Story of a Feather" by Douglas Jerrold

Inscription

l.l. in block: "SWAIN"; l.r. in block: "DM"; l.r. in graphite pencil: "17"

Signed

Signed

Provenance

Harold Hartley, England (1851-1943): to Sir Harold Hartley, London, England (1878-1972); from whom purchased by MFA April 14,1955.

Credit Line

John H. and Ernestine A. Payne Fund

1867

Dimensions

Block: 8.9 x 9.8 cm (3 1/2 x 3 7/8 in.) Sheet: 12.9 x 12.5 cm (5 1/16 x 4 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

55.1581

Medium or Technique

Wood engraving, proof

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